Trevelyan Clay Oil Painting Demo: The importance of good art materials

February 27th Trevelyan Clay Oil Painting Demonstration  This demo provided a fascinating view into the development of Trev’s painting practice over the ten years  since he graduated from the Australian National University. He told us about how, as a student,  he painted on really cheap boards, with maybe one coat of gesso, and used cheap oil paints. Some of these …

Katharine Hattam Demo – Gouache and Fred Williams

Last Thursday we were lucky enough to have total legend Katharine Hattam demonstrate some of her massive range of techniques with gouache. Like all the artists Chapman and Bailey hosts for our free Thursday demos, Katharine was incredibly generous, sharing techniques that she has developed over years of experimentation within her own practice Katharine started by showing a few things …

Preparation Counts – Tony Lloyd on Oil Painting

This demonstration was a great example of how spending time on preparation, not cutting corners, and working slowly, step by step,  allows you to achieve very complex results. Tony showed how he creates his meticulous and moody oil paintings from photographic source material. I felt like my understanding of painting had really deepened. That may sound glib, but I think …

Discounts Off Arches 600gsm, 12oz Primed Cotton, Da Vinci Brushes

To celebrate our new website, Chapman & Bailey are heavily discounting Arches 640 Gsm Paper 30% Off Da Vinci brushes! 20% Off Cn 12oz Primed Cotton (213cm wide) 20% Off   [pix_button type=”second_color” size=”large”]CONTACT US[/pix_button] Click here to ask us more about our art products and services

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Free June Demos @ C&B Melbourne Artshop

Don’t miss out on this great workshop! This Thursday we will be having an Artist Brushes Demo with artist Julia Gorman @ C&B Artshop, Melbourne. Be sure to get in early as the numbers are strictly limited. Looking forward to seeing you! What: Fabulous Brushes Demo – Melbourne When:  1 August 1pm – 1.40pm Where: Chapman & Bailey Melbourne Artshop, …